Area Database (v4.1)

Mean age at first marriage of women aged 20-50

1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Zambia (Africa)  
Total 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.6 17.6 17.6 17.6 17.7 17.7 17.7 17.8 17.8 17.9 17.9 18.0 18.0 18.1 18.1 18.2 18.2 18.3 18.3 18.5 18.6 18.7 18.8 18.9 19.1
Central 17.8 17.8 17.7 17.7 17.7 17.6 17.6 17.6 17.5 17.5 17.6 17.6 17.7 17.7 17.8 17.8 17.9 17.9 18.0 18.0 18.1 18.1 18.2 18.3 18.4 18.5 18.6 18.7
Copperbelt 17.6 17.6 17.6 17.7 17.7 17.7 17.7 17.8 17.8 17.8 17.9 18.0 18.1 18.2 18.2 18.3 18.4 18.5 18.6 18.6 18.7 18.8 19.1 19.3 19.6 19.9 20.1 20.4
Eastern 16.7 16.7 16.8 16.9 16.9 17.0 17.1 17.1 17.2 17.3 17.3 17.3 17.3 17.3 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.5 17.5 17.6 17.7 17.7 17.8
Luapula 16.7 16.7 16.7 16.8 16.8 16.8 16.9 16.9 16.9 17.0 17.1 17.1 17.2 17.3 17.3 17.4 17.5 17.6 17.7 17.8 17.9 18.0 18.0 18.0 18.1 18.1 18.2 18.2
Lusaka 18.7 18.6 18.6 18.5 18.4 18.3 18.3 18.2 18.1 18.1 18.2 18.3 18.4 18.6 18.7 18.7 18.8 18.8 18.9 18.9 19.0 19.0 19.2 19.3 19.4 19.6 19.7 19.8
North-Western 16.8 16.8 16.9 16.9 17.0 17.0 17.0 17.1 17.1 17.2 17.2 17.3 17.4 17.4 17.5 17.6 17.7 17.8 17.9 18.0 18.1 18.2 18.5 18.8 19.1 19.3 19.6 19.9
Northern 17.2 17.2 17.2 17.3 17.3 17.3 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.5 17.5 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.6 17.7 17.8 17.9 18.0 18.1
Southern 17.5 17.6 17.6 17.7 17.7 17.8 17.8 17.8 17.9 17.9 18.0 18.1 18.2 18.3 18.3 18.3 18.4 18.4 18.4 18.4 18.4 18.4 18.4 18.5 18.5 18.6 18.6 18.6
Western 17.9 18.0 18.1 18.2 18.3 18.4 18.5 18.6 18.8 18.9 19.0 19.1 19.2 19.4 19.5 19.5 19.6 19.7 19.7 19.8 19.8 19.9 20.0 20.1 20.2 20.3 20.4 20.5
Lighter numbers are estimates